Our Society & Common Goals

To promote the study of the physical properties of mammalian skin and  adnexa in order to develop understanding of their structure and  function in  health and disease.
 

To develop further techniques and instruments, embodying sound  engineering principles for the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases.

To promote development of instrumentation and standardized methods for measuring the properties of skin.

To develop further techniques and instruments, embodying sound  engineering principles for the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases.

To promote investigation of the effects upon physical properties of skin by  such agents as (i) drugs, (ii) toiletries and other products designed for use on  the skin, (iii) diseases, (iv) occupational effects, (v) environmental conditions  and (vi) aging.

OUR STORY

The International Society for Bioengineering of the Skin (ISBS) was formed informally in 1976 and was formally constituted in 1993. In 2005 the International Society for Skin Imaging (ISSI) merged with ISBS under the new name of International Society for Biophysics and Imaging of the Skin.

Global Members Include

Dermatologists
Occupational physicians
Physiologists
Biochemists
Pharmacologists
Toxicologists
Cosmetic scientists
Engineers

OUR TEAM

Querleux PH.D

Querleux PH.D

President

L’Oréal

Avenue Eugène Schueller
93600 Aulnay-sous-Bois
France

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Joachim Fluhr, MD.

Joachim Fluhr, MD.

Program Chairman

Charité –University Hospital BerlinClinic for Dermatology, Venerology and Allergology
Charitéplatz 1
10117 Berlin

Stephan El Gammal, MD.

Stephan El Gammal, MD.

Treasurer

Diakonie Klinikum GmbH
Krankenhaus Bethesda
Euelsbruchstr. 39
57258 Freudenberg

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Stacy Hawkins, Ph.D.

Stacy Hawkins, Ph.D.

Secretary

Unilever R&D
50 Commerce Drive
Trumbull, CT 06615
USA

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Jørgen Serup, MD.

Jørgen Serup, MD.

Editor

Bispebjerg Hospital Department of Dermatology
Biskebjergbacke 23
2400 Copenhagen NV
Denmark

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EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Tim Houser

Tim Houser

USA

K. König

K. König

Germany

Tim Lee

Tim Lee

Ph.D. Canada

N. Muizuddin

N. Muizuddin

Ph.D. USA

C. H. Oh

C. H. Oh

MD. Korea

Silvia Perez

Silvia Perez

Ph.D. Argentina

M. Tate

M. Tate

Ph.D. USA

K-P. Wilhelm

K-P. Wilhelm

MD Germany

PAST PRESIDENTS AND MEMBERS

Honorary President

RONNIE MARKS

Honorary Members

HASHIRO TUGAMI, SENDAI, JAPAN

BERNARD GABARD, BASEL, SWOTZERLAND

JEAN-LUC LEVEQUE, PARIS, FRANCE

HOWARD I. MAIBACH, SAN FRANCISCO, CA, USA

RONALD MARKS, CARDIFF, WALES

GÉRALD PIÈRARD, LIÈGE, BELGIUM

Past Chairmen

1976 – 1985

RONNIE MARKS

1985 – 1988

GÈRARD PIÉRARD

1988 – 1992

THOMAS S. SPENCER

1992 – 1996

ENZO BERARDESCA

1996 – 2000

PETER ELSNER

2000 – 2005

RANDY WICKETT

2005 – 2010

PHILIPPE HUMBERT

2010 – 2016

KLAUS-PETER WILHELM

Past Secretaries & Treasurers

PETER ELSNER

GARY GROVE

PHILIPPE HUMBERT

HOWARD I. MAIBACH

GÉRARD PIÉRARD

KLAUS-PETER WILHELM